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Four Reasons to Love FDR Park

May 13th, 2020

The South Philly community makes FDR park a true gem.


Community Day: Love Your Park at Home May 13th Schedule

May 13th, 2020

Wednesday, May 13th is Community Day during Love Your Park @ Home! Here are all the things you can learn, share, and do in celebration of community in Philly parks.


Arts Day: Love Your Park at Home May 12th Schedule

May 12th, 2020

Tuesday, May 12th is ARTS DAY during Love Your Park @ Home! Here are all the things you can learn, share, and do to celebrate the arts in Philly parks.


Park Pride Day May 11: Love Your Park at Home Schedule

May 11th, 2020

May 11th is PARK PRIDE DAY during Love Your Park @ Home! Learn about the Park Friends Network, share your park pride, and do get in touch with your local Friends Group!


Family Day May 10: Love Your Park at Home Schedule

May 10th, 2020

Sunday, May 10th is FAMILY DAY during Love Your Park @ Home! Enjoy a virtual yoga class, Mother's Day arts and crafts, and more.


Nature Day May 9: Love Your Park at Home Schedule

May 9th, 2020

Saturday, May 9th is Nature Day during Love Your Park @ Home! Learn how to nature journal, share your nature experience, and join a virtual forest therapy session.


Meet the Belmont Plateau Trails Alliance: Park Friends and Nature Champs!

May 9th, 2020

This post is part of Love Your Park @ Home 2020! Learn more about Love Your Park @ Home here, and Nature Day here.   The...



COVID-19: Spring volunteer events in Philly parks canceled

April 1st, 2020

As Philadelphia works to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the region, we are taking precautions to ensure the safety of residents, staff, and volunteers. Volunteer events in Philly parks are canceled through at least May 10. Stay tuned for more information about Love Your Park Week 2020 in the coming weeks!


These volunteers are true friends of Philly’s parks

December 29th, 2019

At the 2019 Party for Parks Holiday Party, Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation recognized select Friends Groups for their efforts over the past 12 months.